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Local Obits for Sun. May 16th, 2021


Stacy Smallwood Baird, 48, Dawsonville
Stacy Smallwood Baird, age 48, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Friday, May 16, 2021.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Steve and Evelyn Buice Smallwood.  She is s ...


Eleanor Beard Martin, 79, Buford
Eleanor Beard Martin was born on November 11, 1941 and passed away on May 16, 2021. She was preceded in death by husband, Claud Martin; her parents, W. R. “Bill” and Do ...


Melinda Burrell Lassiter, 82, Cornelia
  Melinda Burrell Lassiter, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Funeral Services will be held 3:00 p.m., Saturday, May 29, 2021 at the Whit ...
Ruth Maynard Smith, 80, Cornelia
Ruth Maynard Smith, age 80, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Mrs. Smith was born on March 6, 1941 in Raleigh, North Carolina to the late Herbert Maynard ...


Dorothy (Dot) Loreese Hartsfield, 80, Flowery Branch
Dorothy (Dot) Loreese Davis Hartsfield, age 80, of Flowery Branch, Georgia formerly of Atlanta, Georgia passed away Sunday, May 16, 2021 surrounded by her loving family and friends ...
William E. (Billy) Hicks, 80, Gainesville
  Mr. William E. (Billy) Hicks, age 80 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 16, 2021.       He was born August 4, 1940 in ...
Shirley Ann Martin, 53, Gainesville
Shirley Ann Martin, age 53, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, May 16, 2021.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
Stoney E. Vaughn, 57, Flowery Branch
Mr. Stoney E. Vaughn, 57, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, May 16, 2021 following an extended illness. Born on January 12, 1964 in Lawrenceville, he was the son of Eugene W ...


Robert Lee Akin Sr., 80, Jefferson
  Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Robert Lee Akin Sr., age 80, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Mr. Akin was bor ...
Ned Beatty, indelible in 'Deliverance,' 'Network' dies at 83
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972′s “Deliverance” launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has died
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78
One of the country’s most popular and versatile singers, B
Former US Sen. John Warner of Virginia dies at 94
Former Sen. John W
Charles Grodin, 'Midnight Run,' 'Heartbreak Kid,' star, dies
Charles Grodin, the offbeat actor and writer who scored as a newlywed cad in “The Heartbreak Kid” and the father in the “Beethoven” comedies, has died
Three-Time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser dies at 87
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Unser, one of the most colorful, outspoken and popular drivers in the history of “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” died Sunday...
Ex-NASCAR driver Eric McClure dies at 42; autopsy pending
Former NASCAR driver Eric McClure died Sunday at the age of 42
Olympia Dukakis, Oscar-winning 'Moonstruck' star, dies at 89
The veteran stage and screen actor Olympia Dukakis has died
Astronaut Michael Collins, Apollo 11 pilot, dead of cancer
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins has died at age 90